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Rolling log torches bedroom

A flaming log rolled out of the fireplace and caught the carpet and other items on fire at this Barcelona Court home. Courtesy photo

A Barcelona Court master bedroom suffered major damage after a burning log rolled out of the fireplace and the room caught fire. El Dorado Hills firefighters responded to the residential structure fire at approximately 10:29 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, according to Fire Marshal Mike Lilienthal. “The owner of the home was evacuated after he was found […]

Comments Off / February 09, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Daddies and daughters share the love

El Dorado Hills resident Brian Samrick had two beautiful dates for the Daddy & Me Valentine Dance — his daughters Catherine, 8, left, and Natalie, 6. Photo by Whitney Kahn

Daddies and daughters dressed up and danced the night away at the El Dorado Hills Community Services District’s Daddy & Me Valentine Dance. The event is so popular, the EDHCSD hosted two dances this year — Friday and Saturday nights — in the gym. “Both nights were sold out with 200 per night and we opened […]

Comments Off / February 08, 2015 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 29 through Feb. 4, 2015

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Bad influence Jan. 29: Deputies responding to a suspicious vehicle report on Concordia Drive reportedly found a 19-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman allegedly under the influence of a controlled substance and in possession of drug paraphernalia. Both were arrested. Burgled Jan. 30: A business […]

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Adventures in a wacky, wonderful world

Alice finds herself in a very strange world filled with zany characters and hilarious tea parties in Oak Ridge High School Drama's production of "Alice in Wonderland." Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Imagine a tea party where the hosts pull the chair out from under you, make random jokes in strange voices and can’t seem to sit still. Now, imagine staying in character when all this chaos happens right before your eyes. Actress Ashley Adams, who plays Alice in Oak Ridge High School’s production of “Alice in Wonderland,” says […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 22-27

The following information comes from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Taken Jan. 22: A petty theft was reported on Concordia Drive. Check into cash Jan. 22: A Damico Drive resident reported that someone stole a check from her checkbook, forged her signature and cashed the check. Flooded Jan. 23: Someone, using water, vandalized a vehicle and […]

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Cameron Park Crime Watch: January 2015

The following information comes from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Theft Jan. 1: A burglary was reported on Gailey Circle. Taken Jan. 5: An elderly couple reported items stolen from the Ponte Morino Drive apartment. Bad influence Jan. 5: Deputies arrested a person suspected of being under the influence of a controlled substance on Ponte Morino […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 15-21

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Theft Jan. 15: Government equipment was reported stolen on Investment Boulevard. Car targeted Jan. 16: A vehicle break-in was reported Meredith Place. Mailbox mayhem Jan. 16: Someone broke into a Telegraph Hill cluster mailbox. It’s unclear if any mail was stolen. Private property Jan. […]

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